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TikTok rolls out tools to bulk delete and report comments, block users

TikTok today is introducing a feature that will allow creators to deal with online abuse in an easier way. The company is launching new tools…

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TikTok bans some Myanmar accounts to limit the reach of violent videos

TikTok is banning accounts from Myanmar that post violent videos, but it comes long after other sites took action. Source: https://www.engadget.com/tiktok-bans-myanmar-accounts-over-violent-videos-222149445.html Proactive Computing found this…

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YouTube’s TikTok competitor Shorts expands to the US

Source: https://www.engadget.com/youtube-shorts-tiktok-competitor-comes-to-us-130035377.html Proactive Computing found this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By:

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TikTok adds new comment controls to discourage bullying

TikTok is introducing new features meant to reduce bullying and harassment on its platform: new comment controls and in-app prompts to discourage nasty comments. The…

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TikTok Played a Key Role in MAGA Radicalization

The platform’s absorbing endless scroll and karaoke features have built an overlooked disinformation machine. Source: https://www.wired.com/story/opinion-tiktok-played-a-key-role-in-maga-radicalization/ Proactive Computing found this story and shared it with…

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TikTok Users Are Burning Snowballs in Viral Videos to ‘Prove’ the Snow is Fake

Have you seen those viral videos on TikTok and Twitter where users are burning snow to “prove” that it’s actually fake? Needless to say, the…

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TikTok will offer behind-the-scenes UFC livestreams

UFC fans on TikTok will soon see more mixed martial arts content on the video app. It’s all thanks to a new multi-year agreement between…

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Why Is TikTok So Popular? Why the Social Network Is Unique

TikTok is one of the world’s largest social media platforms, and its userbase is still growing. Here’s why so many people are still addicted to…

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How to Change Your TikTok Username

If you signed up for TikTok in haste, you might be regretting your choice of username. Rather than sticking it out with something embarrassing, it’s a…

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Instagram will no longer promote recycled TikToks on its TikTok clone

In its latest set of best practices for Reels, Instagram is urging users not to repost videos from elsewhere — essentially telling its community not…

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Welsh woman marks 110th birthday with viral TikTok fame

Amy Hawkins becomes star of social networking site after great-grandson posts video of her singing She is the oldest person in Wales and now she…

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TikTok bans videos of Trump inciting mob, blocks #stormthecapital and other hashtags

For obvious reasons, Trump doesn’t have a TikTok account. But the president’s speeches that helped incite the mob who yesterday stormed the U.S. Capitol will…

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TikTok’s latest feature highlights your favorite videos from 2020

2020 was a rollercoaster year for TikTok. A constantly changing deadline from the Trump administration meant the company spent most of the year unsure of…

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Walmart will turn TikTok into its own home shopping network for one night

Walmart’s bid to invest in TikTok didn’t pan out, but that isn’t stopping the two from collaborating on an unusual project. As TechCrunch reports, Walmart…

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Second federal judge rules against Trump administration’s TikTok ban

Another federal judge has issued a preliminary injunction against U.S. government restrictions that would have effectively banned TikTok from operating in the United States. The…

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TikTok adds new feature to allow people to skip videos that induce seizures

Users will receive a notification asking if they want to “Skip All” potentially triggering videos Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/life-style/gadgets-and-tech/tiktok-seizures-epilepsy-skip-videos-b1761048.html Proactive Computing found this story and shared it…

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TikTok claims it’s being ghosted by the Trump administration

After months of breathless drama, the Trump administration’s war with TikTok has reached a stand still. Or, to be more accurate, the Trump team has…

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Tiktok ban postponed by judge as national security concerns deemed ‘hypothetical’

The ‘government’s own descriptions of the national security threat posed by the TikTok app are phrased in the hypothetical’, the judge said Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/life-style/gadgets-and-tech/tiktok-ban-delay-us-china-b1529537.html Proactive…

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TikTok is banning accounts that share QAnon-related content

TikTok is taking more action against users who promote the QAnon conspiracy theory. The service, which has blocked hashtags related to the movement since July,…

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TikTok is back in Pakistan following ban due to ‘unlawful content’

Pakistan is removing its ban on TikTok, albeit with conditions. The country’s Telecommunication Authority has cleared the social video app after TikTok promised it would…

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Snapchat launches its TikTok rival, Sounds on Snapchat

Snapchat this summer announced it would soon release a new music-powered feature that would allow users to set their Snaps to music. Today, the company…

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TikTok down: App not working amid bug that empties people’s profiles and asks them to change username

TikTok briefly stopped working properly as users found their profiles empty and the app asking them to change their username. Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/life-style/gadgets-and-tech/tiktok-down-app-not-working-username-bug-profile-empty-b989489.html Proactive Computing found…

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